Kristina Kinder

I am a German architect and artist living in China. I wrote this book to share my experiences and to inspire people to live the life they want. I write about my personal life's struggles. I want people to laugh and to believe in themselves. I am currently studying Chinese and rewrite "Wonderlanded" in German.

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Author Biography

I am born in Germany. After going to art school I became a drafts(wo)man. Then I went to university to study architecture. During my Masters I spent 2 years in Spain. Once I finished university I worked for 4 years as a freelancer, mostly 3D modelling. In my spare time I have always been painting. Then I decided to give up my life in Germany and moved to China.

Books by Kristina Kinder

Wonderlanded: Life as an expat in China


A German architect moves to south China's Yunnan province to find work, love and inspiration and to realise her dream of becoming an artist. It is an inside view of Chinese customs, work politics, people and the local expat community. The book is beautifully illustrated with the writers paintings created over the time period the book encapsulates.